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Consultative Committees

Committees work with the School to ensure the strongest possible academic and professional preparation of the next generation of leaders. They provide advice on degree structure and content, and employment opportunities.

Consultative Committee Terms of Reference

Consultative Committees at the School of Business and Law are guided by the Terms of Reference. The Terms of Reference are as follows:

  • To provide advice to the Associate Dean on strategic opportunities associated with the development, delivery and planning of courses and programs;
  • To participate in the development of new courses and programs;
  • To enable the school to engage with industry, professional and community organisations;
  • To participate in the review, evaluation and professional accreditation of courses and programs;
  • To assist the school to provide practicum units, industry placements and workplace experience for students; and
  • To advise and guide the school in relation to research and/or creative activities.

Business

Degrees in business at ECU are advised by a consultative committee whose members are experts in their industries.

  • Michael Rundus (Chairperson), Oceana Advisory Services Leader, Ernst & Young
  • Marissa Bennett, Director, Marsden Stantons
  • Edward Kalajzic, General Manager WA, Viridis Ag
  • Pamela-Jayne Kinder, Principal, PJ Kinder Consulting
  • Jake McEwan, Planning, Strategy and Development, CBH Group
  • Bevan Smith, Senior Advisor, Redwood Wealth Alliance
  • Mike Cheam, Strategic Account Manager, CPA Australia
  • Tim Thurbin, Careers Engagement Specialist, Chartered Accountants Australia & New Zealand
  • Associate Professor Denise Gengatharen, Associate Dean Commerce, ECU School of Business and Law
  • Associate Professor Denise Jackson, Director Work-Integrated Learning, ECU School of Business and Law
  • Dr Dilhani Kapu Arachchilage, Academic Discipline Coordinator Accounting, ECU School of Business and Law
  • Dr Jaime Yong, Academic Discipline Coordinator Finance, ECU SBL
  • Janet Simmons, Industry Relationships Manager, ECU School of Business and Law
  • Arron Jackson, Work Integrated Learning, Relationship Advisor, ECU School of Business and Law
  • Bradley Woods (Chairperson), Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director, Australian Hotels Association (AHA)
  • Dr Steve Crawford, Tourism Marketing and Development Professional, Department of Parks and Wildlife
  • Evan Hall, Chief Executive Officer, Tourism Council WA (TCWA)
  • Associate Professor Denise Jackson, Director Work-Integrated Learning, ECU School of Business and Law
  • Fran Kirby, Regional Talent and Culture Manager AccorHotels WA
  • Steve Lowe, Manager Whiteman Park
  • Associate Professor Maria Ryan, Associate Dean Business Services, ECU School of Business and Law
  • Janet Simmons, Industry Relationships Manager, ECU School of Business and Law
  • Dr Ruth Sibson, Academic Discipline Coordinator Sport, Event, Tourism and Hospitality Management, ECU School of Business and Law
  • Kate Sinfield, Owner, The Murray Hotel
  • Jacci Williams, Senior Human Resources Manager, Crown Perth
  • Jo Hos, Marketing Director, Fringe World
  • Annmarie Vandeleur (Chairperson), Manager, Organisational Development, Health Corporate Network
  • Christine Canny, Assistant Director, Professional Development Division, Western Australia Police
  • Dr Alan Coetzer, Senior Lecturer, ECU School of Business and Law
  • Mark Exeter, Industry Development Officer, South West Development Commission
  • Vanessa Gilbert, Learning Consultant, Bankwest
  • Rhonda Hardy, Chief Executive Officer, City of Kalamunda
  • Glenn Heaperman, Manager Human Resources, City of Joondalup
  • Associate Professor Denise Jackson, Director Work-Integrated Learning, ECU School of Business and Law
  • Brodie McDougall, Regional Director, PageGroup
  • Dr Yuli Suseno, Academic Discipline Coordinator Management, ECU School of Business and Law
  • Professorial Research Fellow Stephen Teo, Associate Dean Management, ECU School of Business and Law
  • Dr Helen Sitlington, Director, HR & Employment Relations Consultant, Workplace Management Network
  • Dr Pattanee Susomrith, Senior Lecturer, ECU School of Business and Law
  • Brendan Wright, VP, Public Services CoE Industry & Digital Leadership, Asia Pacific Japan
  • Ian Moore,General Manager WA, The Smith Family
  • Alastair Mackenzie (Chairperson), Director, Almac
  • Kerrian Devlin, General Manager, Ventura ID
  • Andrea Hughes, Regional Marketing Manager, Commonwealth Bank
  • Associate Professor Denise Jackson, Director Work-Integrated Learning, ECU School of Business and Law
  • John Linton, Planning Director, 303 MullenLowe
  • Gabe Mach, Digital Advertising Manager, Bonfire
  • Luci Mattes, Partnerships Account Manager, West Coast Eagles
  • Mark McCrory, Manager Marketing & Communications, City of Joondalup
  • Gabriela Pasqualon, Digital Marketing Manager, Optus Stadium Experiences and Operations
  • Associate Professor Maria Ryan, Associate Dean Business Services, ECU School of Business and Law
  • Janet Simmons, Industry Relationships Manager, ECU School of Business and Law
  • Wayne Spencer, Business Adviser, Entrepreneurs’ Infrastructure Programme
  • Dr Greg Willson, Academic Coordinator Marketing, School of Business and Law
  • Anna Michelson (Chairperson), Regional Director, Operational Service Centres, Australian Taxation Office
  • Andrew Cooke, Director, Blue Sky GPS
  • Geoff Mather, Group Chief Financial Officer, RAC
  • Adam McEvoy, Senior Contracts and Procurement Manager, Woodside Energy Pty Ltd
  • Greg Riebe, Director, Glaciei Pty Ltd
  • Jenny Devine, State Manager, Audrey Page and Associates
  • Professor Peter Galvin, MBA Director, ECU School of Business and Law
  • Cynthia Bartolomei, Marketing Manager, Ernst & Young Australia
  • Associate Professor Denise Jackson, Director Work-Integrated Learning, ECU School of Business and Law
  • Janet Simmons, Industry Relationships Manager, ECU School of Business and Law
  • Professor Stephen Teo, Associate Dean Management, ECU School of Business and Law
  • Keith Chidley (Chairperson), Key Account Manager, WSP
  • Chris Carman,  Managing Director, Benchmark Projects Australasia
  • Nilesh Makwana, Chief Executive Officer, Illuminance Solutions
  • Florentina Mihai, Manager Route Planning Network Management, Main Roads Department
  • Keith O’Shea, Director, QTC Consulting, President, WA Chapter of the Australian Institute of Project Management (AIPM);
  • Brad Triston, Hydrocarbons Manager, Primero Group Pty Ltd
  • Nadia van Dommelen, Partner, Infrastructure and Urban Renewal, Price Waterhouse Coopers
  • Cole Vindevoghel, ICT Manager, Balla Balla Infrastructure Group
  • Associate Professor Denise Gengatharen, Associate Dean Commerce, ECU School of Business and Law
  • Associate Professor Denise Jackson, Director Work-Integrated Learning, ECU School of Business and Law
  • Dr Richard Fulford, Academic Discipline Coordinator Management Information Systems, ECU SBL
  • Richard Hughes, Academic Discipline Coordinator Project Management, ECU SBL
  • Janet Simmons, Industry Relationships Manager, ECU School of Business and Law
  • Arron Jackson,Work Integrated Learning Relationship Adviser, ECU School of Business and Law
  • Michael Quirk (Chairperson), Director Community Engagement, City of Vincent
  • Rhys Anderton, Premium Sales Manager, West Coast Eagles
  • Ashleigh Apps, State Manager- WA, Australian Sports Foundation
  • Matt Bamford, Operations Manager, WA Sports Federation
  • Monica Beazley, Corporate Partnerships and Events Manager, Perth Glory
  • Stuart Dart, State Infrastructure Manager, WA Cricket Australia
  • Fiona Smith, Audience Services Manager, Perth Festival
  • Associate Professor Denise Jackson, Director Work-Integrated Learning, ECU School of Business and Law
  • Associate Professor Maria Ryan, Associate Dean Business Services, ECU School of Business and Law
  • Claire Scullin, Advocacy Project Officer, True Sport, Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries
  • Dr Ruth Sibson, Academic Discipline Coordinator Sport, Event, Tourism and Hospitality Management, ECU School of Business and Law
  • Janet Simmons, Industry Relationships Manager, ECU School of Business and Law

Law

Our committee members reflect the interest and makeup of the School, as well as serving to provide the impetus for various initiatives, activities and events.

  • Chief Justice Peter Quinlan, SC, Supreme Court of WA
  • The Hon. Wendy Gillan, District Court Judge of Western Australia
  • Mr John Park, Partner, Kott Gunning
  • Maureen Kavanagh, Director of Criminal Law Division, Legal Aid WA
  • Louellyn Gane, Senior Solicitor, Northern Suburbs Community Legal Centre
  • Nicholas Snare, Senior Solicitor, Northern Suburbs Community Legal Centre - Permanent Proxy for Louellyn Gane
  • Associate Professor Madeleine Ogilvie, Associate Dean Teaching and Learning, ECU School of Business and Law
  • Associate Professor Joshua Aston, Associate Dean Law, ECU School of Business and Law
  • Toby Nisbet, Director of Engagement, Law
  • Sarah Clutterbuck, Solicitor, Solomon Hollett Lawyers
  • Janet Simmons, Industry Relationships Manager, ECU School of Business and Law
  • Jackie Scates, Executive Officer, ECU School of Business and Law
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